2017 Men's Tennis News

  • Defiance Has 48 Student-Athletes Selected Chi Alpha Sigma
    July 13, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College Athletic Department announced its group of student-athletes to the Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society.
  • DC Has 28 Spring Student-Athletes Named Academic All-HCAC
    May 24, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. – The Defiance College spring athletic teams had 28 student-athletes named to the Tom Bohlsen All-Academic Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference list.
  • DeMeo and Swisher Garner All-HCAC Honors
    May 09, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Defiance College men's tennis players James DeMeo (Oregon/Clay) and Adam Swisher (Bedford, Mich./Bedford) have been recognized as All-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference players for their efforts this season.
  • Defiance Falls to Hanover in Conference Tourney
    May 05, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS, IND. -- The men's tennis team had a rematch against Hanover (Ind.) College in the first-round in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament and lost to the Panthers, 5-1.
  • Men's Tennis Drops Regular-Season Finale Against Hanover
    April 28, 2017
    INDIANAPOLIS, IND. -- The Defiance College men's tennis team was beaten by Hanover (Ind.) College, 9-0, in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference and regular-season finale at the Indianapolis Racquet Club in Indianapolis, Ind.
  • DeMeo Breaks All-Time Wins Record at Anderson (Ind.)
    April 26, 2017
    ANDERSON, IND. -- Senior James DeMeo (Oregon/Clay) broke the men's tennis all-time wins record at Anderson (Ind,) University winning both his doubles and singles matchups to get his 106th and 107th career victories.
  • DeMeo Ties All-Time Win Record Against Concordia
    April 25, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- Senior James DeMeo (Oregon/Clay) tied the most career wins in Defiance men's tennis history at 105 victories today against Concorida (Mich.) University. The Yellow Jackets lost the overall match, 6-3.
  • Defiance Falls to Rose-Hulman (Ind.)
    April 22, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team were shut out by Rose-Hulman (Ind.) Institute of Technology, 9-0, in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference dual match at the Dix Tennis Courts.
  • Defiance Ends Two Match Winning Streak at Earlham
    April 19, 2017
    RICHMOND, IND. -- The Defiance College men's tennis team ended its two-match winning streak as they traveled to Earlham (Ind.) College for a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conferende dual match, but fell to the Quakers, 8-1, in Richmond, Ind.
  • Men's Tennis Shuts Out Transylvania
    April 15, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team concluded their three-game home span with a 9-0 win against Transylvania (Ky.) University in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference matchup.
  • Defiance Wins Against Manchester
    April 12, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team hosted a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference matchup against Manchester (Ind.) University at the Dix Tennis Courts and defeated the Spartans, 7-2.
  • Yellow Jackets Fall Short Against Franklin
    April 09, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team hosted Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opponent Franklin (Ind.) College and fell to the Grizzlies, 6-3.
  • Men's Tennis Gets Close Win Against MSJ
    April 08, 2017
    CINCINNATI, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team moved above the .500 mark with a 5-4 victory against Mount St. Joseph University in the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opener.
  • DeMeo Named HCAC Men's Tennis Player of the Week
    March 27, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- Defiance College senior men's tennis player James DeMeo (Oregon/Clay) has been named this week's Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Men's Tennis Player of the Week.
  • Men's Tennis Splits Final Matches of Beren Invitational
    March 25, 2017
    MARIETTA, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team wrapped up play at the Beren Invitational hosted by Marietta College by splitting its final two matches and placing third overall in the event.
  • DC Win Streak Grows to Three With Win Against Bethany
    March 24, 2017
    MARIETTA, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team increased its current win streak to three matches with a 7-2 victory against Bethany (W.Va.) College on the first day of the Beren Invitational hosted by Marietta College in Marietta, Ohio.
  • Jackets Fire Up Against Comets for Win
    March 21, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team hosted Olivet (Mich.) College in a non-conference matchup at the George M. Smart Center and defeated the Comets, 9-0.
  • Men's Tennis Finishes Trip With a Win Against Roanoke
    March 09, 2017
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- The Defiance College men's tennis team wrapped up their Spring Training Fest today against Roanoke (Pa.) College with a win of 6-3.
  • Defiance Splits Pair of Matches
    March 08, 2017
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- The Defiance College men's tennis team continued its play at the Spring Tennis Fest in Hilton Head, S.C. with a pair of matches, defeating DeSales (Pa.) University, 9-0, but falling to Penn State-Behrend in a marathon match, 5-4.
  • Yellow Jackets Fall Short Against Elizabethtown
    March 06, 2017
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- The Defiance College men's tennis team dropped a 7-2 decision against Elizabethtown (Pa.) College in a non-conference dual match in Hilton Head, S.C. The match against Penn State-Behrend was postponed due to rain.
  • Yellow Jacket Men's Tennis Falls to Baldwin Wallace
    March 05, 2017
    HILTON HEAD, S.C. -- The Defiance College men's tennis team began their spring training in Hilton Head, S.C. against non-conference opponent Baldwin Wallace University and fell to BW, 8-1.
  • Men's Tennis Defeated By Alma
    February 28, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO- The Defiance College men's tennis team hosted Alma (Mich.) College in a non-conference match-up, but fell to the Scots, 6-3, at the George M. Smart Center.
  • Defiance Falls to Huntington
    February 18, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team began it's 2017 spring season with a 7-2 loss against Huntington (Ind.) University in a non-conference dual match at the George M. Smart Center.
  • Men's Tennis Picked Fifth in HCAC Preseason Poll
    January 31, 2017
    GREENWOOD, IND. -- The Defiance College men's tennis team has been picked to finish fifth in the conference in the 2017 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference preseason coaches poll.
  • Defiance Appoints Gonzalo Vivas As Head Tennis Coach
    January 23, 2017
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College Athletic Department has announced the hiring of Gonzalo Vivas to direct the Yellow Jacket men's and women's tennis teams as head coach.
  • Men's Tennis Beats Manchester
    October 23, 2016
    DEFIANCE, OHIO -- The Defiance College men's tennis team defeated Manchester (Ind.) University, 7-2, in a fall season match and non-conference matchup at the Dix Tennis Courts.